Edward Newby

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Coaching Changes Lives!  Edward Newby is the Owner of Edward Newby Coaching, a coaching and development firm dedicated to helping turn your ideal life into your real life.  He is a Coactive Training Institute trained coach and a certified Gallup Clifton StrengthsFinder coach to individuals, teams and organizations.  He has over 25 years of experience in organizational and team leadership and management, performance evaluations, coaching and mentoring.

Edward is a transformational coach who helps you navigate the challenges and opportunities presented in your life and career.   His coaching will help you develop actionable tactics and strategies to bridge your gaps and break through the life balance barriers that are holding you back by co-designing an accountability system to discover your best you.  This is how you go from ideal life to real life. 

Prior to establishing Edward Newby Coaching, Edward held the rank of Commander in the United States Navy and was the Commanding Officer of a Navy shore activity where he led more than 230 service members and civilian employees.  He has served in leadership from supervisor to Chief Executive, and has conducted more than 1200 instances of personnel counseling, coaching, mentoring, and performance evaluations over the course of his Navy career.  He is a member of the International Coaching Federation and the Institute of Coaching.  Edward specializes in professional leadership development and personal self-actualization.

Servant-leadership is at the heart of Edward Newby coaching.  In addition to coaching, Edward has served as an AmeriCorps Volunteer in Service to America (VISTA) at a Memphis-based medical not-for-profit, as a 7th and 8thgrade mentor with the Grizzlies Foundation, coach-mentor with Let’s Innovate Through Education (LITE) and mentor with Nexus Leaders Memphis.

Edward Newby Coaching’s clients all have a few things in common:  they are creative persons, they embrace the opportunity to grow, and they are ready to invest in themselves to get from ideal to real.  He believes that you are whole and naturally creative and partners with his clients to design an alliance of accountability to develop a map to get you to your best life.

His clients achieve clarity and accountability as a result and they:

  • Establishes and take action towards realizing their life vision
  • Become more confident and self-reliant
  • Gain more job and life satisfaction
  • Contribute more effectively to the team and the organization

Edward’s job is to help you figure out how to leverage your strengths, be clear about your values, and thrive.  Edward Newby Coaching.